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CFD General Notation System
Steering Committee Charter

Version 3.3

This document is the charter for the CGNS Steering Committee, a public forum made up of international representatives from government and private industry, responsible for the development, evolution, support, and promotion of the CGNS (CFD General Notation System) standard external link. It provides background information on the CGNS project; describes the mission and responsibilities of the committee, and its organization; and presents the principles used for distribution and modification of the CGNS standard and software.

The complete CGNS Steering Committee Charter in HTML form is also available for installation on a local system. This is a gzip'ed tar file (13K, 62K gunzip'ed), and may be downloaded by clicking on the link while holding down the shift key, assuming your browser supports this capability. A dialogue box will appear for you to specify the directory and file name. To unpack the contents, do

   gunzip -c charter.tar.gz | tar xvf -
The files will be extracted and stored in the directory charter. Point your browser to the local file charter/index.html to display the CGNS Steering Committee Charter home page. Note also that some links, to other manuals, etc., may not work.